Strip the Willow

Formation: Longwise sets of 4 couples, men on the right and ladies on the left as viewed from the
band. Couples number from nearest the band.
Music: 6/8 or 9/8 jigs.
Bars: Description
1-8 1st couple spin RH.
9-16 1st lady turns 2M LH, partner RH, 3M LH, partner RH, 4M LH.
17-24 Spin with partner RH to the end of the phrase.
25-32 1st man turns 4L LH, partner RH, 3L LH, partner RH, 2L LH.
33-40 Spin with partner RH to the end of the phrase.
41-48 1st lady works down men, while 1st man works down ladies, turning 2C LH, partner RH, 3C LH, partner RH, 4C LH.
49-56 Spin with partner RH to the end of the phrase.
Next couple starts when 1st couple start spinning at the bottom for the last time.